n o t i o n s brings together the collaborative works of Brisbane based artists Glen Skien and Michelle Wild.
Within the collision of discarded materials and the use of collage and assemblage, their small handmade objects evoke a continual desire to retrieve and re-present new narratives. The outcomes are a series of wearable pieces and small objects that allow for whimsical and playful notions.
Glen Skien (DVA. MVA)
Glen Skien is a North Queensland printmaker who relocated to Brisbane in 2007 to complete his Masters and Doctorate in Fine Art. In 2000, he established Silent Parrot Press that focused his practice on creating artists’ books and unique print editions that blended etching, collage and assemblage techniques. For over 20 years he has maintained a profile as an exhibiting artist and continues to conduct workshops both nationally and internationally in the disciplines of printmaking, book binding and artists’ books.
Michelle Wild (BFA, BNursing)
Michelle Wild is a Brisbane based artist who is currently completing her Honours through Griffith University Queensland College of Art. Her studio practice has embraced both traditional printmaking techniques and small objects.